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NORTH COAST – Fortuna Police are on the lookout for two male suspects who robbed a business Saturday night. We update you on the suspicious fire on Berta road. Thousands go without electricity for most of the day after equipment fails. A Eureka man will head back to Viet Nam to return a journal he found on the battle field nearly 50 years ago. And, it was the 7th Annual Vegan Chili...

Post date: Sun, 03/20/2016 - 20:21

EUREKA - A brutal war that was played out on national TV is resonating once again on the north coast.

A Eureka man will soon embark on a pilgrimage of sorts to return a personal diary found on a battlefield in Viet Nam nearly a half century ago.

In 1968, Wendel Schautz was a Specialist 4th Class for the 173rd Airborne Brigade who saw heavy action on the...

Post date: Sun, 03/20/2016 - 19:55

FORTUNA - Police are on the lookout for two men after a store is robbed in the Eel Valley.

Just before 11 Saturday night, Fortuna Police were called to the 2900-block of School Road for a reported armed robbery.

Officials say a white male adult wearing a blue bandana over his face, brandished a small revolver and demanded money from a clerk. A second subject with a mustache...

Post date: Sun, 03/20/2016 - 15:29

Heavy flames and smoke coming from a two-story home in Eureka with no nearby hydrants prompts multiple agencies to respond. A Law enforcement search for a man reportedly carrying a rifle in Arcata is unsuccessful. A routine traffic stop leads to an arrest in Arcata after police learned the man was a convicted felon driving under the influence with a firearm and drug paraphernalia in his...

Post date: Sat, 03/19/2016 - 20:25

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - The Humboldt County Grand Jury is encouraging schools and parents to be diligent in acquiring the necessary vaccinations for children entering public schools.

With the passage of SB-277 at the end of 2015, parents are no longer able to refuse vaccinations of their children based on personal belief exemptions.

Humboldt public and private schools rank 54th...

Post date: Sat, 03/19/2016 - 00:40

Southern Humboldt - An attempted traffic stop of a speeding vehicle leads to a high speed chase in Southern Humboldt.

Thursday evening just after 8, a Humboldt County sheriff’s deputy observed two dark sedans driving at a high rate of speed on Redwood Drive in Garberville. The deputy followed them onto northbound Highway 101 and initiated a stop near Dean Creek Road. The deputy...

Post date: Sat, 03/19/2016 - 00:24

ARCATA – The Arcata Police Department is looking for two suspects who held up a 76 gas station in Arcata.

Just before 6 Friday morning, officers were called to the 2200 block of Alliance Road. Two masked suspects entered the store with one brandishing a handgun. They demanded money from the clerk and escaped with cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash.

Both men were white...

Post date: Sat, 03/19/2016 - 00:14

MAPLE VALLEY - Two McKinleyville residents are spending time behind bars after law enforcement catches them allegedly burglarizing a residence in the Maple Valley. 40-year old Calvin Sand III and 36-year old Jamie Waterman were taken into custody.

Thursday morning around 10:30, Humboldt County sheriff’s deputies arrived at the 6000-block of Snow Camp Road. A Green Diamond security...

Post date: Fri, 03/18/2016 - 23:58